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Evening Dress

Style Period

1940s

Label

Creeds Toronto

Description

Dress is full length, bodice is fitted with darts with V-neckline, high back neck. Lace underlay in neckline. Straight skirt to floor. Short sleeves with vertical taffeta ruffles at hem. Many tiered ruffles down front of dress fro waist to hem.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
crepe

Donor

Lois Gray

Accession Number

2-940-14-06338